LET’S START ON TIME
The old ‘tradition’ of the bride being late was society’s nod and wink at her symbolic exercising of independence for the very last time because a woman become her husband’s property with no rights whatsoever.
Thankfully those days are long gone!! A last minute rebellion is unnecessary and discourteous to your guests and the various wedding professionals you have hired for the day.
Being late has flow on effects that can seriously compromise a number of aspects of your wedding and will cost you emotionally and add extra unnecessary stress to your wedding party and guests.
Here are a few very good reasons to be on time
So plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the official start time. Remember your photographer will want to capture photos of you in the car, wedding party interaction getting out of the car while you get ready to make your big entrance.
It also gives us time to inform the groom that you have arrived and settle the guests down and cue the music for your grand entrance.